supraordinate

adjective

su·​pra·​ordinate
: of or concerned with higher ranks or orders
supraordinate tests in which given species are to be associated with logically proper genera
supraordination
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noun

Word History

Etymology

supra- + Latin ordin-, ordo order + English -ate

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“Supraordinate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/supraordinate. Accessed 25 Feb. 2024.

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